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The Division of Behavioral and Social Research (BSR) of the National Institute on Aging (NIA) is hiring Program Officers!


Mental disorders linked with an increased risk for dementia earlier in life


Virtual Stakeholder Workshop: Gaps and Opportunities for Real-World Data


Studying the impact of climate change on older adult health and well-being


Return to expected rates of ambulatory care services after COVID-19 differ by insurance coverage, study finds


Three studies assess Medicare Advantage quality incentives and spending


Funding to make data ready for AI and machine learning


Streamlined, secure access to CMS study data


Testing ways to encourage exercise


Cultivating a diverse research workforce across career stages


’Tis the season for healthy habit research


From country to city, place affects health inequities


Family member availability predicts likelihood of unpaid care for people living with dementia


People remember health risk information better after imagining a personalized story, studies find


Older adults with declining physical function at greater risk of dying


A call to action on dementia research for the behavioral and social sciences


Census Bureau releases report on childless older Americans


Some brain functions may improve with age


Text message nudges reaped higher rates of patient flu vaccinations


Vaccines prevented nearly 140,000 COVID-19 deaths in the U.S.


NIA support for dementia care research: Taking stock of the evidence


New AD/ADRD Care Research Implementation Milestones


mRNA vaccines decreased number of new COVID-19 cases in nursing home population


The Division of Behavioral and Social Research (BSR) is hiring a Health Specialists or Social Science Analyst


Study links younger age of onset of type 2 diabetes to increased risk of dementia